Lapis and sterling silver necklace. This lovely necklace is made up of a flawless sterling silver metal which forms a very well crafted box chain. This box chain loops through the pendant bail of a marvelous sterling silver centerpiece which has a unique and artistic design and quality. In the middle of this sterling silver pendant is a bezel set genuine lapis cabochon that really stands out and looks amazing contrasting with the sterling silver. The necklace is fastened with a spring ring clasp that is signed "925" for the fineness of the metal. This means that this item is made up of 92.5% real silver with the rest being a stabilizing metal to make the result much stronger. There is also a silver tag next to the clasp signed "SS 925 Italy" and the inside of the pendant bail is marked "Sterling" in big bold letters . This necklace measures 18" in length with the pendant being 1" long by 1/2" in width. This gorgeous necklace has absolutely no damage and looks very beautiful when worn. A magnificent sterling silver and lapis gemstone necklace made in Italy.